Book of Saints – Ailbhe


AILBHE (ALBEUS) (Saint) Bishop (September 12) (5th century) An Irish Saint, concerning whose life and Apostolic labours there are few reliable particulars extant. He must have been contemporary with Saint Patrick in the fifth century, and have worked chiefly in the South of Ireland, where he is venerated as Patron Saint of Munster and as first Bishop of the See of Emly, later united to Cashel.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Ailbhe”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 May 2012. Web. 23 July 2018. <>